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La Chine exploitera un gisement de pétrole on shore dans l’Extrême-Nord du Cameroun

07-28-2011 | 15:25:11
La société chinoise Yan Chang Logone Development Holding Company Limited vient d’achever, «avec succès», le forage d’un puits de pétrole situé dans ...

Innovation: The Key to the Future of African Cities

07-27-2011 | 14:47:25
Lauri Elliott in South Africa.   A continuing megatrend for the next generation is urbanization and Africa is no exception. In fact, no country has ...

East Africa: Key Sectors and Business Environment in 2011

07-27-2011 | 14:37:14
Nwakego Linda Eyisi in Nigeria. Agriculture is the largest sector for all countries in the EAC. Total sector contribution is about one third of total ...

Syncrony, the online remedy for Arwyp

07-26-2011 | 13:23:43
Management at the Arwyp Medical Centre Private Hospital has utilised the institution’s partnership with online experts to optimise its web presence and ...

Approved by the World Energy Council-African Energy Indaba signs official agreement with WEC & SANEA

07-26-2011 | 13:22:28
The Africa Energy Indaba has officially partnered with the South African National Energy Association (SANEA) and the World Energy Council (WEC). Chairman ...

Orange launches the African Social Venture Prize.

07-26-2011 | 13:21:40
The project aims at promoting social innovation for development, thanks to information and communication technologies, through financial and management ...

Accentuation de la tendance baissière des opérations interbancaires de l’UEMOA

07-26-2011 | 13:20:16
La tendance baissière des opérations interbancaires de l’Union économique et monétaire ouest africaine (UEMOA) entamé depuis la semaine du 6 au 15 ...

The truth about Africa today

07-26-2011 | 13:16:03
By Isaac Twumasi Quantus in Accra. It is widely said that Africa cannot solve its problems and is continually dependant on foreign solutions. Today, ...

Brand Influence or Popularity: Which camp are you?

07-26-2011 | 13:13:57
By Yinka Olaito in Nigeria.   We live in the age of buzzword, noise, conversation. Every strong brand today understands the impact of third party endorsement, ...

Les sociétés d’assurance en Afrique réalisent un encaissement de 600 milliards FCFA (FANAF)

07-26-2011 | 13:07:55
Les compagnies relevant de la zone de la Conférence interafricaine des marchés d’assurances réalisent un encaissement de 600 milliards FCFA avec des ...

La Banque Mondiale aide le Liberia à rénover sa voirie

07-26-2011 | 13:06:11
La Banque mondiale et le gouvernement libérien ont signé ce week-end un accord d’un montant de plus de 250 millions de dollars pour la réhabilitation ...

Corne de l'Afrique: début de la réunion d'urgence à Rome, la BM octroie 500 millions de dollars

07-26-2011 | 13:05:17
Le secrétaire général de l'ONU Ban Ki-moon a appelé à réunir d'urgence 1,6 milliard de dollars rien que pour la Somalie, où "des enfants et des ...

Air Nigeria set to launch flights to Sao Tome & Principe

07-22-2011 | 16:40:04
Air Nigeria, the country’s fully private sector flag carrier, is set to launch flight operations to Sao Tome via Douala and Libreville, in continuation ...

Bharti Airtel signs five year managed services agreement with Ericsson for its Africa operations

07-22-2011 | 16:39:03
Bharti Airtel, ("Airtel") a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa today announced a five ...

Liberia Joins West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program

07-22-2011 | 16:37:59
The Board of the World Bank approved the third series of the WAAPP’s first phase on March 24, 2011 to include these six countries with a total financing ...

WorldBank & Liberian Government Sign US$249m Agreement For Monrovia-Ganta-Guinea Border Road Project

07-22-2011 | 16:36:50
The Liberian Government and the World Bank have signed an agreement totaling an estimated US$249 million for the rehabilitation of the approximately ...

Tourism as a Tool for Poverty Reduction in West Africa

07-21-2011 | 09:24:44
Article by Thomas Armitt Every year different NGO’s, and other private organisations come together with one purpose: to raise money to reduce poverty ...

Ghana, U.S. Partner to Improve Air Travel in West Africa

07-21-2011 | 09:23:30
The United States and Ghana are working together to advance an airport development project that will improve air travel in West Africa.A $600,000 grant ...

As South Africa’s Economic Recovery Strengthens, Policy Focus Shifts Back to Faster Inclusive Growth

07-21-2011 | 09:19:37
South Africa’s strengthening recovery, with growth projected at 3.5 percent in 2011, is placing the spotlight back on the critical long-term challenge ...

AfDB Launches Microfinance Capacity Building Fund

07-21-2011 | 09:13:29
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB), in partnership with the Government of Spain, yesterday launched the Microfinance Capacity Building Fund ...